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The Management Meeting

Kelvin, Travel Sickness and Jet Lag

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Aids or HIV or both is a Disease

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Shane and Shirley

Can Humanitarian Space be Empty

Quarantine

An Inepd Humanitarian Quiz

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World Peace

Nothin much again

Time Poor Donors

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Internatonal Health Quiz

Copenhagen and Cop15

The Winter of Discontent and Après Skiing

Haiti

The Audit

Forward Accountability

The Ballad of Shane and Shirley

Derivatives and LSE MBAs

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Humanitarian Couple of the Year Awards

 

           

International Health Quiz
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes 30 Minutes till the Inepd International International Health Quiz 6:04 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Only ten minutes till the Inepd International International Health Quiz 6:20 PM 10-Nov-09
Shirley de Vries
InepdShirley Hope you will join me and '@InpdMercedes in ten minutes for our International Health Quiz. You can win an Inepd International T-shirt. 6:21 PM 10-Nov-09
Shirley de Vries
InepdShirley You have to follow '@InepdMercedes to follow the quiz as she will be giving the questions. 6:22 PM 10-Nov-09
Kelvin Peterson
InepdKelvin RT '@InepdShirley You have to follow '@InepdMercedes to follow the quiz as she will be giving the questions. 10 minutes till quiz. 6:23 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Just about to start. The best way to follow the quiz is to follow my list '@InepdMercedes/inepdquiz 6:30 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes If you answer a question we will add you to the Inepdquiz list so everyone can follow. 6:31 PM 10-Nov-09
Shirley de Vries
InepdShirley RT '@InepdMercedes Just about to start. The best way to follow the quiz is to follow my list '@InepdMercedes/inepdquiz 6:31 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes The theme of tonights quiz is International Health. 6:32 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Tonights quiz is brought to you by our new FairTrade Blended Whiskey A subtle blend of the finest Bulgarian home made whiskey & Wild Turkey 6:33 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes If you answer correctly you retain the point, If your wrong you loose the point. 6:34 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes If you answer a question please reply to '@InepdMercedes otherwise I will not see you. 6:36 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes The quiz has been put together by '@InepdShirley and she will be moderating the quiz in case of any problems. 6:37 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Any questions before we start? …. I think I have waited long enough. So here we go with question 1. 6:37 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Question 1: How long after an expiry date has been reached can you use a drug: 6:38 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes A. 1-3 Months B. 3-6 months C. If the packet looks good; up to a year. 6:38 PM 10-Nov-09
the realtnt
therealtnt  @InepdMercedes maybe A. but I think you shouldn't use dugs after there expiry. 6:38 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes A, B + C. 6:39 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes RT '@therealtnt: '@InepdMercedes maybe A. but I think you shouldn't use dugs after their expiry. 6:39 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Sorry '@therealtnt but '@InepdShirley has said that the most correct answer is C. If the packet looks good; upto a year. 6:39 PM 10-Nov-09
ValentiLaw  @InepdMercedes A 6:39 PM 10-Nov-09
Texas in Africa,gaz'
the realtnt
gazis  @InepdMercedes C. If the packet looks good; up to a year -- if it's for export/resale 6:40 PM 10-Nov-09
therealtnt  @InepdMercedes That seems really unethical. You shouldn't used expired drugs. 6:40 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @gazis You have 1 point Great work. 6:41 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Sorry '@therealtnt but you appear to requesting an Unrequested Coherency Test on this answer. 6:42 PM 10-Nov-09
Shirley de Vries
InepdShirley @therealtnt '@InepdMercedes definitely C for 1 when saving lives in the field you sometimes have to compromise 6:42 PM 10-Nov-09
the realtnt
therealtnt  @InepdMercedes I think the answer is wrong that's all. 6:42 PM 10-Nov-09
David_III_normal
davidsteven  @InepdMercedes D: Drugs should be transferred to INEPD branded packaging (where an expiry date would spoil the design). 6:43 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes :Ok lets move on shall we. 6:43 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Quesion 7: What are the top 3 causes of child mortality in developing countries: 6:43 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @davidsteven That is also a point. 6:44 PM 10-Nov-09
nick_osborne  @InepdMercedes pneumonia, diaherra, poor nutrition 6:44 PM 10-Nov-09
the realtnt
therealtnt  @InepdMercedes Malaria, TB and Aids 6:44 PM 10-Nov-09
David_III_normal
davidsteven  @InepdMercedes (1) Lack of NGO funding; (2) Insufficient advocacy for health; (3) Failure to adopt a livelihoods approach. 6:45 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @therealtnt Sorry but I'm afraid that you are incorrect. '@InepdShirley has A. Cough, B. The Runs and C. Others and Fever 6:45 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes 1. expired drugs 2. incurable illness 3. hit and run by Inepd van drivers. 6:46 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @Nick_Osborne Sorry you left out Others 6:46 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @expatina We will give a point on that good work. 6:46 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @davidsteven Fantastic work. '@InepdShirley hadn't even thought of these. also a point. 6:47 PM 10-Nov-09
Ian Thorpe
ithorpe  @InepdMercedes diarrhoea, pneumonia, malaria 6:47 PM 10-Nov-09
Lucy___Daffs_2_normal
Chasaveen  @InepdMercedes 1) bad sanitation 2) hunger 3) malaria 6:48 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes I think we better do a round of scores here but in 2-3 minutes. 6:48 PM 10-Nov-09
nick_osborne  @InepdMercedes were pneumonia and diarrhea the correct answers? 6:48 PM 10-Nov-09
the realtnt
therealtnt  @InepdMercedes this is a ridiculous answer. These aren't diseases. 6:48 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @ithorpe Also a point. But concerned of your poor use of terminology. 6:49 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @Chasaveen Sorry a little off. You didn't mention the runs or others. 6:49 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @therealtnt sorry but this is your 2nd Unrequested Coherency Test. I have to deduct a point. '@InepdShirley can you respond. 6:49 PM 10-Nov-09
Ian Thorpe
ithorpe  @inepdmercedes or possibly '@inepdshane '@indepshirley and '@inepdkelvin? 6:49 PM 10-Nov-09
Shirley de Vries
InepdShirley @therealtnt '@InepdMercedes sorry but you are wrong again. 6:50 PM 10-Nov-09
Shirley de Vries
InepdShirley We are using the "Inepd International Medical Dictionary for Unqualified Staff" for this quiz. 6:50 PM 10-Nov-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes 1)diarrhea, 2) Nestle infant formula, 3) warlords. 6:50 PM 10-Nov-09
Lucy___Daffs_2_normal
Chasaveen  @InepdMercedes Think I'll just lurk here awhile until I catch on ... 6:51 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes We're having a lot of, um, LAG TIME here, Mercedes. Is Twitter slow tonight? 6:53 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Thanks '@InepdShirley.Quick round of scores. 6:53 PM 10-Nov-09
Shirley de Vries
InepdShirley @therealtnt we prefer the term underqualified for our staff but do pitch our guidelines to the unqualified. 6:53 PM 10-Nov-09
the realtnt
therealtnt  @InepdShirley '@InepdMercedes this is bizarre. You use unqualified staff in your programs. 6:51 PM 13-Dec-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes Oh, and for Q1: 2 x (C + B + A) 6:53 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Gazis 1 Davidsteven 2 Expatina 1 ithorpe 1 6:54 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes Weill '@davidstephen be disqualified for bragging? 6:55 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @expatina Just a few more people than expected next question. 6:55 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Question 5: Is single sided bi-lateral oedema a symptom of Kwashokor Malnutrition otherwise known as Bloaty Hungry. 6:55 PM 10-Nov-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes Oh, come on! I was only 20 minutes late. 6:55 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes I won't be disqualified for misspelling '@davidsteven's name, will I? I get disqualified a lot. 6:56 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes It dpends on how many of the four sides are involved. If more than one, yes. 6:56 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @expatina Spelling is not our strong point here. 6:56 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @texasinafrica 1/2 point 6:57 PM 10-Nov-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes Only if it's associated with sleep apnea. 6:57 PM 10-Nov-09
David_III_normal
davidsteven  @InepdMercedes Kwashiorkor is most common in areas where there is famine. You get hungry on both sides. 6:58 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes A. YesB. No 6:58 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Sorry I forgot to give the options. 6:58 PM 10-Nov-09
gaz'
gazis  @InepdMercedes Not if there's a more fundable explanation. Malnutrition is only attractive in couture. 6:59 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes A: Yes and B: No 6:59 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @davidsteven Fantastic work. '@InepdShirley is nodding in agreement. 6:59 PM 10-Nov-09
David_III_normal
davidsteven  @InepdMercedes '@InepdShirley Got to go save my lives now. Please arrange for my prize to be sent directly to the poor. 7:01 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @gazis I think you are referring to marasmus or crinkly hungry 7:01 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Next question. 7:01 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes Yes! Oh, sorry, jumped the gun. 7:02 PM 10-Nov-09
George Darroch
georgedarroch  @InepdMercedes disease doesn't take sides, it strikes at us all 7:02 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Question 6: Match the vitamin deficiency with the disease. Vitamin D, Viamin C, Vitamin K: scrappy mouth, bandy legs, weepy cut 7:02 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes C scrappy D bandy K weepy 7:03 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @davidsteven I not sure if you are that far ahead. There is a bonus question coming up. 7:04 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @expatina Excellent I think we give you 1 1/2 for that answer. 7:05 PM 10-Nov-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes K bandy D scrappy C weepy 7:05 PM 10-Nov-09
the realtnt
therealtnt  @InepdMercedes I think you, your quiz and your whatever Inepd International is just such a joke. 7:05 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Quick scores before the final question. 7:06 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes davidsteven 3 Expatina 2 1/2 Gazis 2 ithorpe 1`and Texas in Africa 1/2 7:06 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes May I call it the Silver Medal on my resumé? 7:07 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @texasinafrica C scrappy D bandy K weepy: But I think 1/2 point. '@InepdShirley made the same mistake on her first mission in Darfur 7:07 PM 10-Nov-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes Happens all the time! 7:08 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes This is a bonus question. What can be added to improve phase 1 milk in therapeutic feeding to reduce the default rate for the malnourished. 7:09 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes It is worth 3 points. 7:10 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Who ever answers this correctly wins. 7:10 PM 10-Nov-09
George Darroch
georgedarroch  @InepdMercedes peanut butter and jelly 7:11 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @georgedarroch Very close. 7:11 PM 10-Nov-09
gaz'
gazis  @InepdMercedes Sugar with red colouring is loved by all children. 7:12 PM 10-Nov-09
George Darroch
georgedarroch  @InepdMercedes peanut butter? 7:12 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @InepdShirley has mentioned this times. When she was improving the Inepd International Nutrition guidelines. 7:12 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @texasinafrica That was beautiful. 7:13 PM 10-Nov-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes Love. 7:13 PM 10-Nov-09
George Darroch
georgedarroch  @InepdMercedes malaria vaccines? 7:14 PM 10-Nov-09
George Darroch
georgedarroch  @InepdMercedes beef? 7:14 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Anymore anwers before we make a decision on the best answer. 7:14 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @georgedarroch Crunchy or smooth? 7:14 PM 10-Nov-09
George Darroch
georgedarroch  @InepdMercedes crunchy. helps develop their teeth 7:15 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @georgedarroch Ok you can have 2 points for excessive answering. 7:15 PM 10-Nov-09
Ian Thorpe
ithorpe  @InepdMercedes plumpy nuts? 7:15 PM 10-Nov-09
texasinafrica_normal
texasinafrica  @InepdMercedes peanut butter AND love? 7:15 PM 10-Nov-09
Lucy___Daffs_2_normal
Chasaveen  @InepdMercedes Gin? 7:16 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes I think this one's a trick question. Add milk? 7:16 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes The closest answer is '@gazis 7:16 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes The correct answer is colouring and flavoring especially banana and strawberry. However will will award 2 1/2 to Love 7:17 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Give us 2 minutes and we will give our final scores. 7:17 PM 10-Nov-09
Wronging Rights
WrongingRights  Silly, everyone knows it has to be STRAWBERRY love, otherwise it doesn't work '@texasinafrica '@InepdMercedes 7:17 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Scores are ready 7:19 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes ithorpe 2 georgedarroch 2 therealtnt -2 expatina 2 1/2 7:20 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes Gee. Is that the Gold? 7:21 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes davidsteven 3 texasinafrica 3 1/2 and the winner is Gazis 7:21 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Gazis had 5 7:21 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @expatina You can put it on your resume and we will confirm it if called. 7:21 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes Oh. You didn't say you were posting the second string first. Oh. Oh, well. Sigh. 7:22 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @gazis If you can send a DM with your address and we will send the shirt. 7:22 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Sorry if we missed a lot of points. Our Inepd Scoreing system was a bit overloaded. 7:23 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes @expatina Sorry. You were first on the 1st tweet though. 7:23 PM 10-Nov-09
gaz'
gazis  @InepdMercedes Thank you. It's wonderful to be associated with a worthy cause, especially after being rejected by the good ones. 7:24 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes Lastly one plug for next week. 7:24 PM 10-Nov-09
Mercedes Bligh
InepdMercedes We will be holding an online InepdCamp very soon. The topic is “Where does caring stop and humanitarianism begin” 7:24 PM 10-Nov-09
Suzanne Munshower
expatina  @InepdMercedes No, no, it's okay. Really. I'm fine. 7:25 PM 10-Nov-09